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KR [NYSE]
The Kroger Co.
IndexS&P 500 P/E17.07 EPS (ttm)2.97 Insider Own0.80% Shs Outstand488.92M Perf Week2.24%
Market Cap24.79B Forward P/E13.99 EPS next Y3.63 Insider Trans8.64% Shs Float458.22M Perf Month3.03%
Income1.53B PEG1.58 EPS next Q0.69 Inst Own83.60% Short Float2.34% Perf Quarter12.71%
Sales101.34B P/S0.24 EPS this Y4.70% Inst Trans-0.46% Short Ratio3.45 Perf Half Y41.69%
Book/sh9.48 P/B5.35 EPS next Y10.72% ROA5.70% Target Price52.63 Perf Year29.83%
Cash/sh0.54 P/C93.56 EPS next 5Y10.84% ROE30.60% 52W Range34.85 - 51.49 Perf YTD29.30%
Dividend0.66 P/FCF31.95 EPS past 5Y8.90% ROI11.80% 52W High-2.16% Beta0.68
Dividend %1.30% Quick Ratio0.20 Sales past 5Y5.30% Gross Margin20.70% 52W Low44.55% ATR0.65
Employees375000 Current Ratio0.80 Sales Q/Q9.90% Oper. Margin2.70% RSI (14)62.30 Volatility1.32% 1.15%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq2.38 EPS Q/Q7.60% Profit Margin1.50% Rel Volume0.47 Prev Close50.71
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq2.03 EarningsJun 19 BMO Payout21.00% Avg Volume3.10M Price50.38
Recom2.20 SMA201.59% SMA503.96% SMA20016.91% Volume616,350 Change-0.65%
24-Jul-14Initiated Prime Executions Buy $56
23-Jun-14Reiterated Argus Buy $49 → $55
23-Jun-14Downgrade Hilliard Lyons Long-term Buy → Neutral
20-Jun-14Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $40 → $48
03-Jun-14Initiated Oppenheimer Outperform $55
07-Apr-14Reiterated Deutsche Bank Buy $46 → $50
11-Mar-14Reiterated UBS Neutral $40 → $43
07-Mar-14Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Not Rated $41 → $48
06-Dec-13Reiterated UBS Neutral $38 → $40
26-Sep-13Initiated Deutsche Bank Buy $46
13-Sep-13Reiterated UBS Neutral $34 → $38
13-Sep-13Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Not Rated $39 → $41
13-Sep-13Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $32 → $40
13-Sep-13Reiterated Argus Buy $40 → $43
25-Jun-13Reiterated UBS Neutral $32 → $34
21-Jun-13Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $30 → $32
18-Jun-13Reiterated Cantor Fitzgerald Hold $26 → $33
14-Jun-13Reiterated Argus Buy $34 → $40
11-Mar-13Downgrade Hilliard Lyons Buy → Long-term Buy
08-Mar-13Reiterated Deutsche Bank Buy $28 → $35
27-Jul-14 01:53PM  Will Investing in Kroger Help You Put Food on the Table? at Motley Fool
26-Jul-14 08:47AM  Did The NLRB Just Make It Easier For Unions To Organize Walmart? at Forbes
25-Jul-14 11:37AM  3 Reasons Why Whole Foods Market Remains a Fantastic Long-Term Investment at Motley Fool
24-Jul-14 09:45AM  Kroger (KR) Hits New Lifetime High at TheStreet
09:19AM  Coverage initiated on Kroger by Prime Executions Briefing.com
08:10AM  Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao Beats on Q2 Sales Zacks
23-Jul-14 01:10PM  Hain Celestial Taps Thirst For Natural, Organic Fare at Investor's Business Daily
22-Jul-14 10:30AM  Insider Trading Alert - KR, MA And GBX Traded By Insiders at TheStreet
12:00AM  Roving Butchers of Marthas Vineyard Serve Locavores Bloomberg
21-Jul-14 01:31PM  CVS Minute Clinic experience is efficient and effective, but EHR interoperability isn't at Forbes
18-Jul-14 04:55PM  [$$] Kroger Insiders Sell $2 Million in Stock at Barrons.com
17-Jul-14 12:54PM  VITACOST.COM, INC. SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. Announces Investigation Of Buyout PR Newswire
10:41AM  Energy and Defensive Stock Plays for Right Now at Fox Business
16-Jul-14 09:36AM  Kroger and Wal-Mart Are Likely to Enjoy Market Share Gains at Motley Fool
15-Jul-14 02:58PM  Kroger Is Seen Getting Less Competition From Wal-Mart at Investor's Business Daily
01:47PM  WhiteWave Foods Rides Almond Milk Wave In U.S., Europe at Investor's Business Daily
09:32AM  US retail sales tick up 0.2 percent in June AP
09:23AM  Will This Analyst Upgrade Help Kroger (KR) Stock Today? at TheStreet
09:08AM  US retail sales tick up just 0.2 percent in June AP
07:01AM  Ahead of the Bell: US Retail Sales AP
14-Jul-14 03:08PM  Why Kroger Bought Vitacost at Motley Fool
10:17AM  Insider Trading Alert - NUVA, TUES And KR Traded By Insiders at TheStreet
07:32AM  10 Sizable Discounts Senior Citizens Can Take Advantage Of at Motley Fool
13-Jul-14 08:02PM  3 Reasons Kroger's Market-Trouncing Run Won't End Soon at Motley Fool
04:19AM  Kroger, A Retail Giant Everybody Forgets About at Seeking Alpha
11-Jul-14 05:41PM  Struggling stores have a new scapegoat Talking Numbers
10:19AM  Insider Trading Alert - PANW, MDSO And KR Traded By Insiders at TheStreet
10-Jul-14 02:07PM  [video] Attractive stocks: BHI, CVX & more at CNBC
09-Jul-14 05:02PM  Kroger Beefs Up its Online Channel With Vitacost.com Acquisition at Motley Fool
01:17PM  Kroger's Stock Is Out-Performing Many Top Technology Companies at Seeking Alpha
08-Jul-14 07:01PM  USDA updates recall of tainted chicken to include military bases Reuters
05:05PM  Kroger Is a Proven Winner for Summer 2014 at Motley Fool
04:49PM  After The Whole Foods Love Affair: Kroger Shines at Seeking Alpha
03:59PM  USDA extends salmonella-tainted chicken recall to military bases Reuters
02:35PM  Kroger Releases Annual Sustainability Report PR Newswire
01:04PM  KROGER CO Financials EDGAR Online Financials
10:58AM  The Fresh Market Stales On Goldman Sachs Downgrade at Investor's Business Daily
07-Jul-14 06:15PM  VITACOST INVESTOR ALERT: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Announces the Investigation of Vitacost.com, Inc. Board of Directors in Connection With the Proposed Sale of the Company to The Kroger Co. PR Newswire
03:50PM  Target Still Grappling with Card Breach Zacks
02:40PM  Whole Foods Gearing Up for Economic Revival Zacks
01:57PM  ADM Sweetens Offerings With $3 Bil Wild Flavors Buy at Investor's Business Daily
11:50AM  INVESTOR ALERT - Vitacost.com, Inc.: The Law Offices of Vincent Wong Investigates the Sale of Vitacost.com, Inc. - VITC PR Newswire
09:58AM  Mid-Market Report: Kroger Buys Online Retailer Vitacost at Fox Business
08:01AM  The Morning Download: Kroger Fends Off Google With New E-Commerce Bet at The Wall Street Journal
07:03AM  Is Kroger (KR) Stock A Great Combo of Value and Growth? Zacks
06-Jul-14 11:42AM  Kroger: vitamins and supplements at Financial Times
05-Jul-14 04:16PM  Calif. chicken linked to salmonella recalled at USA TODAY
04-Jul-14 12:48AM  Foster Farms recalls some chicken, 16 months into salmonella outbreak Reuters
03-Jul-14 05:48PM  Kroger's E-Commerce Buy Puts Grocery Chain Up Against Google at The Wall Street Journal
03:16PM  This Week's 5 Smartest Stock Moves at Motley Fool
02:30PM  Kroger Expands Online Operations with Vitacost Acquisition Zacks
11:09AM  INVESTOR ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces Investigation of Vitacost.com, Inc. and Its Board of Directors In Connection With the Sale of the Company to The Kroger Co. -- VITC PR Newswire
10:34AM  [$$] Kroger Agrees to Buy Online Vitamin Seller Vitacost at The Wall Street Journal
09:45AM  Will This Ratings Reiteration Help Kroger (KR) Stock On Thursday? at TheStreet
09:04AM  [$$] Kroger Agrees to Buy Online Vitamin Seller Vitacost at The Wall Street Journal
08:00AM  SHAREHOLDER ALERT: VITACOST.COM MERGER INVESTIGATION - The Law Office of James C. Kelly Investigates Claims That the Proposed Acquisition May Not Be in the Best Interest of Investors in Vitacost.com, Inc. PR Newswire
12:47AM  [$$] Kroger Agrees to Buy Online Vitamin Seller Vitacost at The Wall Street Journal
12:16AM  [$$] Kroger Agrees to Buy Online Vitamin Seller Vitacost at The Wall Street Journal
02-Jul-14 11:00PM  Kroger - Highly Strategic Vitacost Deal Confirms Capable Management at Seeking Alpha
10:52PM  [$$] Kroger Agrees to Buy Online Vitamin Seller Vitacost at The Wall Street Journal
09:12PM  [$$] Kroger Agrees to Buy Online Vitamin Seller Vitacost at The Wall Street Journal
06:07PM  Kroger buys Vitacost to expand into online grocery shopping at Los Angeles Times
06:06PM  Kroger Buys Vitacost For Web, Organic Growth Investor's Business Daily
05:08PM  Kroger Eyes Online, Organic Growth With Vitacost Buy at Investor's Business Daily
04:20PM  On The Fly: Closing Wrap at theflyonthewall.com
03:15PM  Kroger Eyes Online, Organic Growth With Vitacost Buy at Investor's Business Daily
03:11PM  Kroger Co. (The) -- Moody's says Kroger's acquisition of Vitacost.com is Credit positive but no immediate ratings impact Moody's
03:11PM  Kroger Co. (The) -- Moody's says Kroger's acquisition of Vitacost.com is Credit positive but no immediate ratings impact at Moody's
01:52PM  Why Vitacost.com, Inc. Stock Skyrocketed at Motley Fool
01:45PM  Ralphs Pharmacies Offer Pertussis Shots in Response to Whooping Cough Epidemic PR Newswire
12:09PM  Jim Cramer's Stop Trading: Kroger Buy May Squeeze GNC, Vitamin Shoppe at TheStreet
12:01PM  Kroger Bags Vitacost for $280M at TheStreet
11:57AM  [video] Kroger's Schlotman on Vitacost Deal, Natural Foods at Bloomberg
09:47AM  [video] The Top Ten Stocks for Wednesday, July 2 at Bloomberg
09:01AM  Kroger Confirms $280 Million Acquisition Of Vitacost Benzinga
08:55AM  Kroger to Buy Vitacost.com for $280 Million at Bloomberg
08:52AM  Kroger to buy vitamin seller Vitacost.com AP
08:18AM  Kroger to buy online retailer Vitacost for $280 mln Reuters
08:15AM  [$$] Kroger to Buy Vitamin Seller at The Wall Street Journal
08:04AM  Vitacost.com to be acquired by Kroger for $8.00 per share cash at theflyonthewall.com
08:00AM  Kroger and eCommerce Retailer Vitacost.com Announce Definitive Merger Agreement PR Newswire
08:00AM  Kroger and eCommerce Retailer Vitacost.com Announce Definitive Merger Agreement GlobeNewswire
07:59AM  Kroger to buy Vitacost.com for $280M, WSJ says at theflyonthewall.com
07:44AM  [$$] Kroger to Buy Vitamin Seller at The Wall Street Journal
01-Jul-14 12:02PM  Is Kroger Really a Must Buy? at Motley Fool
10:53AM  KROGER CO Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report EDGAR Online
30-Jun-14 03:14PM  KROGER CO Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Financial Statements and Exhibits EDGAR Online
08:00AM  'Noisy' Is a Pretty Good Word for This Inflation at TheStreet
08:00AM  Cramer: 'Noisy' Is a Pretty Good Word for This Inflation at TheStreet
29-Jun-14 03:02PM  Is Obamacare Driving This Surprising Stock? at Motley Fool
28-Jun-14 06:18AM  Sponsorship of gay pride parades on the rise at USA TODAY
27-Jun-14 04:40PM  Sponsorship of gay pride parades on the rise
02:15PM  KROGER CO Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders EDGAR Online
02:15PM  KROGER CO Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders
02:02PM  How Do We Know if Kroger's New Buyback Program Is a Good Idea? at Motley Fool
02:02PM  How Do We Know if Kroger's New Buyback Program Is a Good Idea?
11:40AM  Kroger Boosts Shareholder Value with New Share Buyback Plan Zacks
11:40AM  Kroger Boosts Shareholder Value with New Share Buyback Plan
03:56AM  Updating My Outlook For Whole Foods Market: Time To Buy at Seeking Alpha
03:56AM  Updating My Outlook For Whole Foods Market: Time To Buy
The Kroger Co., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a retailer worldwide. The company also manufactures and processes food for sale in its supermarkets. It operates retail food and drug stores, multi-department stores, jewelry stores, and convenience stores. The company's combination food and drug stores offer natural food and organic sections, pharmacies, general merchandise, pet centers, fresh seafood, and organic produce; multi-department stores provide general merchandise items comprising apparel, home fashion and furnishings, electronics, automotive products, toys, and fine jewelry; and price impact warehouse stores provide grocery, and health and beauty care items, as well as meat, dairy, baked goods, and fresh produce items. Its marketplace stores include full-service grocery, pharmacy and health, and beauty departments, as well as perishable and general merchandise, such as apparel, home goods, and toys. The company operates supermarkets and multi-department stores under two dozen banners, including Kroger, City Market, Dillons, Food 4 Less, Fred Meyer, Fry's, Harris Teeter, Jay C, King Soopers, QFC, Ralphs, and Smith's. As of February 1, 2014, it operated 2,640 supermarkets and multi-department stores, of these stores 1,240 had fuel centers; and 320 fine jewelry stores, as well as operated 786 convenience stores either directly or through franchisees. The company was founded in 1883 and is based in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
BARCLAY KATHLEEN SSenior Vice PresidentJul 18Sale49.502,282112,95956,531Jul 21 11:32 AM
DONNELLY MICHAEL JOSEPHSenior Vice PresidentJul 17Option Exercise16.396,847112,188103,403Jul 18 11:15 AM
DONNELLY MICHAEL JOSEPHSenior Vice PresidentJul 17Sale49.396,847338,13996,556Jul 18 11:15 AM
BARCLAY KATHLEEN SSenior Vice PresidentJul 16Sale49.308,392413,72658,813Jul 17 05:36 PM
PERRY M MARNETTESenior Vice PresidentJul 16Sale49.174,563224,363141,060Jul 17 05:33 PM
HJELM CHRISTOPHER TSenior Vice PresidentJul 14Sale49.249,000443,169102,070Jul 15 10:12 AM
COVERT GEOFFREY JSenior Vice PresidentJul 14Sale49.246,567323,37677,975Jul 15 10:11 AM
PHILLIPS SUSAN MDirectorJul 10Sale48.997,500367,42544,210Jul 11 11:01 AM
DONNELLY MICHAEL JOSEPHSenior Vice PresidentJul 03Option Exercise16.3913,153215,512100,507Jul 07 11:27 AM
DONNELLY MICHAEL JOSEPHSenior Vice PresidentJul 03Sale49.9013,153656,33587,354Jul 07 11:27 AM
PERRY M MARNETTESenior Vice PresidentJun 23Option Exercise16.3920,000327,700159,351Jun 25 02:24 PM
PERRY M MARNETTESenior Vice PresidentJun 23Sale49.5220,000990,320139,351Jun 25 02:24 PM
MCMULLEN W RODNEYChief Executive OfficerApr 25Option Exercise17.3175,0001,298,2501,046,677Apr 28 03:41 PM
DILLON DAVID BChairman of the BoardApr 03Option Exercise16.39150,0002,457,750983,252Apr 04 10:36 AM
PERRY M MARNETTESenior Vice PresidentApr 03Sale45.394,500204,275140,256Apr 04 10:37 AM
Williams R. PeteSenior Vice PresidentApr 02Option Exercise23.1223,216536,704109,514Apr 03 02:40 PM
Williams R. PeteSenior Vice PresidentApr 02Sale44.4623,2161,032,23086,298Apr 03 02:40 PM
COVERT GEOFFREY JSenior Vice PresidentMar 27Sale43.2313,000561,93787,934Mar 28 11:09 AM
LEWIS DAVID BDirectorJan 21Option Exercise19.535,00097,62546,122Jan 22 02:07 PM
LEWIS DAVID BDirectorJan 21Sale37.005,000185,00041,122Jan 22 02:07 PM
HJELM CHRISTOPHER TSenior Vice PresidentDec 19Sale39.778,000318,155111,428Dec 20 10:00 AM
Dougherty Kevin MGroup Vice PresidentDec 09Option Exercise16.3930,000491,55098,622Dec 10 12:49 PM
PERRY M MARNETTESenior Vice PresidentDec 09Sale40.3610,000403,550127,015Dec 10 12:50 PM
Dougherty Kevin MGroup Vice PresidentDec 09Sale40.5030,0001,215,00068,622Dec 10 12:49 PM
COVERT GEOFFREY JSenior Vice PresidentOct 11Option Exercise24.3995,7162,334,129181,143Oct 15 06:54 AM
COVERT GEOFFREY JSenior Vice PresidentOct 11Sale41.3078,2163,230,39885,427Oct 15 06:54 AM
HELDMAN PAUL WExecutive Vice PresidentSep 26Option Exercise16.8580,0001,347,800262,262Sep 27 11:39 AM
HELDMAN PAUL WExecutive Vice PresidentSep 26Sale40.9280,0003,273,440182,262Sep 27 11:39 AM
SCHLOTMAN J MICHAELSenior Vice PresidentSep 23Option Exercise16.6657,250953,998213,787Sep 24 04:55 PM
SCHLOTMAN J MICHAELSenior Vice PresidentSep 23Sale40.6757,2502,328,113156,537Sep 24 04:55 PM
Clark Robert WGroup Vice PresidentSep 19Option Exercise17.319,000155,79045,174Sep 20 10:35 AM
Clark Robert WGroup Vice PresidentSep 19Sale40.919,000368,19736,174Sep 20 10:35 AM
Williams R. PeteSenior Vice PresidentSep 18Option Exercise28.6120,000572,20099,314Sep 19 11:19 AM
Williams R. PeteSenior Vice PresidentSep 18Sale40.5020,000810,04079,314Sep 19 11:19 AM